Dr. Stephen Ruhlman, MD

Dr. Stephen Ruhlman, MD

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Age 54
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Dr. Stephen Ruhlman, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Overland Park, KS. He graduated from University of Kansas / School of Medicine and specializes in rheumatology.

10550 Quivira Rd Ste 320

Overland Park, KS 66215

Contact Information

(913) 888-3231

Insurance Accepted

  • Advantra
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • Missouri Care
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Dr. Ruhlman's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Fibromyalgia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ruhlman treats Fibromyalgia more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Ruhlman treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deposition Disease-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Epstein Barr Virus-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Major Depressive Disorder-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Primary Fibromyalgia
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Secondary Fibromyalgia
  • Sleep Disturbance-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Tension Myositis-Related Fibromyalgia
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ruhlman treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Ruhlman treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ruhlman treats Arthritis more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Ruhlman treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Allergic Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Crystalline Arthritis
  • Gout
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Juvenile Gout
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Seronegative Arthritis
  • Spondylarthritis
  • Wear & Tear Arthritis

Dr. Ruhlman's conditions and procedures:

Ankylosing Spondylitis
Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
De Quervain's Disease
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dermatomyositis
Difficulty With Walking
Dupuytren's Contracture
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hammer Toe
Hand Conditions
Herniated Disc
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Malaise and Fatigue
Muscle Weakness
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Plantar Fasciitis
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polymyositis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Pyogenic Arthritis
Raynaud's Disease
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Steroid Injection
Still's Disease
Systemic Sclerosis
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Finger
Trigger Point Injection
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Stephen Ruhlman, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Overland Park, KS. He graduated from University of Kansas / School of Medicine and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Education

  • University of Kansas Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital
  • University of Kansas Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
  • University of Kansas / School of Medicine
    Medical School

Dr. Ruhlman's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ruhlman

3.4

Based on 34 reviews

5 Stars
52.94117647058823%
(18)
4 Stars
2.9411764705882355%
(1)
3 Stars
8.823529411764707%
(3)
2 Stars
2.9411764705882355%
(1)
1 Star
32.35294117647059%
(11)

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When I went into his office the first time I was taken aback by how unconventional compared to other medical practices. He is able to diagnose correctly because of his experience in the field and yes all specialists are just that in the field but all the schools in the world cannot teach what he...Read More
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This is the most negative an depressing doctors office! No one smiles at all, not even the doctor. Everyone seems so stressed. I had a visit in early December. I have called every week for two months! No one returns a phone call!!! Quessing by the one good review, you’ll get whatever you want if...Read More
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I've been seeing Dr. Ruhlman since 10/2016 every couple weeks. He's smart and knows what he's doing. He also understands my conditions which has made me feel more comfortable talking to him. It took a long time for me to find someone like him. You don't want to let him go. I promise you.
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The rudest office staff that I have ever encountered. The girl at desk told her colleague" I don't care because I dont get paid to care"
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One star is too many. This place obviously doesn't care about their patients health. Couldn't make an appointment, tried to reschedule at least 6 hours in advance now he wont ever see me again because of same day cancellation. So my Dr. tries to get Dr. Katz to see me and HE WONT TAKE ME EITHER!!!...Read More
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Humana
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Atchison Hospital

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